Mary Adshead: The Coracle 1953, from The Little Boys and their Boats - on Mary Adshead

picture



 
Mary Adshead:
The Coracle 1953, from The Little Boys and their Boats

Mounted (ref: 7663)
Signed, inscribed and titled to reverse
Colored pencil and crayon
9 1/2 x 15 in. (24 x 38.2 cm)

Tags: Mary Adshead crayon pencil children leisure men Mary Adshead (1904-1995) & Stephen Bone (1904-1958)



Literature: Clough, Mathew/ Compton, Ann, Earthly delights Mary Adshead 1904-1995, University of Liverpool Art Gallery, 2005



Bone and Adshead  collaborated together upon three illustrated children’s books (The Little Boy and His House, 1936 / The Silly Snail and Other Stories, 1942 and The Little Boys and their Boats, 1953).

With thanks to Tom Wheare and James Bone


Share on instagram    Share on Twitter  Share on Google +  Share on Pinterest  Share by mail